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74th annual Tony Awards bring Broadway back to life

74th annual Tony Awards bring Broadway back to life

Brianna Riordan, Contributing Writer October 7, 2021

The 74th annual Tony Awards were held at Broadway’s Winter Garden Theater in New York City on Sept. 26, while also premiering live on Paramount+. The hosts for this big night were six-time Tony...

“Ted Lasso” had a strong night, taking home four major comedy awards.

Emmy Awards highlight best television talent

Jason Piccolomini, Staff Writer October 7, 2021

The 73rd Primetime Emmys showcased the best of television right outside of Hollywood on Sept. 1. The event, held live in downtown Los Angeles, returned to in-person capacity after being virtual in...

The secrets of the Riva family are brought to light in Taylor Jenkins Reid’s latest novel.

Book recs: ‘Malibu Rising’ is thrilling read of extravagance, mystery

Gianna Cocovinis, Staff Writer October 7, 2021

While it may soon be time to hang up our shorts and favorite bathing suits in favor of long sleeves and winter jackets, there’s still one last thrilling summer read to chase away the chilly weather. “Malibu...

John Mulaney returns to fans and the stage and shares his personal journey.

‘John Mulaney: From Scratch’ brings back live comedy performances

Alexis Sinistovic, Contributing Writer September 23, 2021

Fans waited a long 18 months since the start of the pandemic for the ability to experience their favorite artists, performers and comedians back on a real stage. For the devoted fans of the stand-up...

Christina Laurens novel engagely depicts the strange world of online dating.

Book Recs: ‘The Soulmate Equation’ depicts relatable world of online dating

Gianna Cocovinis, Contributing Writer September 23, 2021

It seems like every day we’re getting a new dating app promising that a real, genuine love connection is only a swipe away. Or, in the case of “The Soulmate Equation” by Christina Lauren, only...

Such a Fun Age Explores a variety complex issues including Race and Privilege

Book Recs: “Such a Fun Age” Uniquely Examines Turbulence of Modern Racism

Gianna Cocovinis, Contributing Writer September 9, 2021

An insightful and brutally honest coming-of-age story from an exhilarating new voice, “Such a Fun Age” by Kiley Reid grapples with powerful issues of race and privilege in a modern setting. Set around...

Mortal Kombat has some enjoyable moments for fans but is far from a quality film.

‘Mortal Kombat’ violently continues trend of questionable film adaptations of video games

Joseph Ferrer, Arts & Entertainment Editor May 6, 2021

Film adaptations of video game franchises have notoriously been subpar at best, and obscenely awful at worst. Mortal Kombat is a series that has experienced widely varying levels of quality with its...

The official motion soundtrack features artists such as Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Kim Petras.

‘Charlie’s Angels’ soundtrack is instantly forgettable

Katherine Daily, Staff Writer November 14, 2019

The “Charlie’s Angels” remake hits theaters this week, but fans can listen to its Ariana Grande produced soundtrack now. The 11 track album features original songs from Ariana Grande, Chaka Khan,...

Aulii Carvalho was among the celebrities recruited to bring the classic Disney animation to life on stage.

‘The Little Mermaid Live!’ changes up live-musical format

Brian Connors, Arts & Entertainment Editor November 14, 2019

ABC has entered the live-television musical game with its broadcast of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” on Nov. 5. “The Little Mermaid Live!” broke the mold of prime time’s standard live musical...

Apple launches new gaming subscription service

Joseph Ferrer, Staff Writer October 31, 2019

The mobile gaming industry is filled with predatory, microtransaction-fueled pay-to-win games. Apple Arcade, Apple’s new subscription service, defies these trends and provides high-quality mobile titles...

Video games plagued by too many microtransactions

Alison Robles, Editor-in-Chief September 19, 2019

You are playing Candy Crush on your phone and you are stuck on a very hard level. You can feel how close you are to beating the level – you are always just a few candies short of reaching your goal –...

Why it is important to get involved on campus

Simone Guidry, Staff Writer September 5, 2019

Starting college can be a stressful and overwhelming experience. You often have so many expectations and goals and are likely unsure where to start. A great way to get started is to get involved! Involvement...

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